Matt Saleh

Research Associate

308 Dolgen Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

Phone: (203) 722-2826

Matt Saleh

Matt is a Research Associate at the K. Lisa Yang and Hock E. Tan Institute on Employment and Disability at Cornell University. He is Co-PI on the NYS Developmental Disabilities Planning Council Grant “Youth Reentering the Community through Opportunity, Networking, Navigation, Education, Collaboration, and Transition Support.” His other projects include helping design Cornell’s cultural competency and WIOA readiness self-assessment survey for VR practitioners in New York State, the collaborative network study for NYS PROMISE, and the Out-of-School Youth Toolkit for Y-TAC. At Cornell, he is a co-lecturer for undergraduate courses, including Disability Law and Global Comparative Disability Policy, and teaching associate for a distance learning class on Mass Incarceration. Matt was a 2015-16 U.S. Department of State Fulbright Scholar in the eastern Caribbean.


PhD 2015 - Columbia University
JD 2011 - Syracuse University
B.A. 2008 - Union College